William Harrington
William Harrington
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Garden City, NY
High School: Chaminade
Major: Economics
Bats/Throws: Berkeley

2017-18 (Senior): Captain of the team. Rowed in the first varsity eight throughout the regular season with wins over Navy, MIT, Georgetown, Penn, Dartmouth and Harvard. Rowed in the varsity eight that placed sixth at the IRA National Championship Regatta.

2016-17 (Junior): Rowed six seat of the first varsity eight that went 7-1 during the regular season with wins over Navy, MIT and Georgetown, Penn and Columbia, Dartmouth and Princeton. Six seat of the first varsity eight that placed sixth at the Eastern Sprints. Stroke seat of the first varsity eight that placed third at the IRA National Championship Regatta. 

2015-16 (Sophomore): Rowed seven seat of the first varsity eight that went undefeated during the regular season (9-0). Seven Seat of the varsity eight that won the Wright Cup at the 2016 EARC Sprints Regatta and contributed to a Jope Cup win for overall team points. Seven seat of the first varsity eight that placed second at the IRA National Championship Regatta. Seven seat of the varsity eight that reached the semifinals of the Temple Challenge Cup at the 2016 Henley Royal Regatta. Five seat of the first varsity eight  that placed third at the 2015 Head of the Charles Regatta. Five seat of the first varsity eigt that took second at the 2015 Princeton 3-mile Chase. Three seat of the Lwt 4+ that won the Princeton 3-Mile Chase.

2014-15 (First Year): Sat in the first varsity eight for much of the regular season. Rowed three seat of the varsity eight, placing fourth at the Eastern Sprints. Three seat of the varsity eight that finished fifth at the IRA National Championship.

Before Yale: 4 years of rowing for the Chaminade Flyers. Stroke seat the 2014 New York State Champion Varsity 8+...six seat in Sagamore U19 8+ that placed 3rd at the 2013 Club Nationals. 

Personal: Older brother Brendan (Yale 2014) rowed for Yale lightweights, older sister Katie Harrington played field hockey at University of Pennsylvania.